of+bad+character

  • 1bad character — I noun bad name, bad reputation, bad repute, baseness, discredit, discreditableness, disesteem, disfavor, disgrace, dishonor, dishonorableness, disreputability, disrepute, ignobility, ignominy, ill favor, ill repute, infamy, lowness,… …

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  • 2Bad character evidence — The Criminal Justice Act 2003 of the United Kingdom made fundamental changes to the admissibility of evidence relating to character in respect to defendants and others. The Act is far reaching, particularly… …

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  • 3bad character — Synonyms and related words: bad name, bad odor, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, disapprobation, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, evil repute, ill fame, ill repute, ill favor, poor reputation, public dishonor, shady reputation,… …

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  • 4bad character — Absence of moral virtue; the predominance of evil habits in a person. In law of evidence, such character may be shown to affect credibility of witness by introduction of record of convictions for crimes or by reputation. Fed.Evid.R. 608, 609 …

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  • 5bad character — Absence of moral virtue; the predominance of evil habits in a person. In law of evidence, such character may be shown to affect credibility of witness by introduction of record of convictions for crimes or by reputation. Fed.Evid.R. 608, 609 …

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  • 6bad character — poor disposition; mean nature …

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  • 7of bad character — index disreputable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8Character — Char ac*ter, n. [L., an instrument for marking, character, Gr. ?, fr. ? to make sharp, to cut into furrows, to engrave: cf. F. caract[ e]re.] [1913 Webster] 1. A distinctive mark; a letter, figure, or symbol. [1913 Webster] It were much to be… …

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  • 9character evidence — see evidence Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. character evidence …

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  • 10bad repute — I noun abasement, abjection, abjectness, abomination, allegation, amoralism, amorality, animadversion, antagonism, aspersion, attaint, bad character, bad influence, bad name, betrayal, calumniation, calumny, castigation, censoriousness, censure,… …

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  • 11bad — adj: not valid: void bad notice; esp: not covered by sufficient funds a bad check Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 12bad name — index attaint, bad character, bad repute, disgrace, dishonor (shame), ignominy, ill repute, infamy …

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  • 13bad reputation — index attaint, bad character, disgrace, dishonor (shame), disrepute, ignominy, infamy, notoriety …

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  • 14Character evidence — Evidence Part of th …

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  • 15character — noun 1 person s nature/person with a particular nature ADJECTIVE ▪ excellent, exemplary, good, impeccable ▪ generous, gentle, likeable, lovable, popular …

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  • 16character — [[t]kæ̱rɪktə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ characters 1) N COUNT: usu with supp The character of a person or place consists of all the qualities they have that make them distinct from other people or places. Perhaps there is a negative side to his character that… …

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  • 17character — The aggregate of the moral qualities which belong to and distinguish an individual person; the general result of the one s distinguishing attributes. That moral predisposition or habit, or aggregate of ethical qualities, which is believed to… …

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  • 18character — The aggregate of the moral qualities which belong to and distinguish an individual person; the general result of the one s distinguishing attributes. That moral predisposition or habit, or aggregate of ethical qualities, which is believed to… …

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  • 19Character evidence (England und Wales) — Als character evidence ( ‚Leumundsbeweis‘[1]) wird im law of evidence ( ‚Beweisrecht‘) in England und Wales ein Beweismittel besonders des Strafprozesses bezeichnet. Ein guter Charakter (good character) des Angeklagten soll demnach gegen seine… …

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  • 20bad name — Synonyms and related words: bad character, bad odor, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, disapprobation, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, evil repute, ill fame, ill repute, ill favor, poor reputation, public dishonor, shady… …

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